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2005 BRFSS Survey Results: Cumberland County

Asthma

During the past 30 days, how many days did symptoms of asthma make it difficult for you to stay asleep?

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Respond.^
1-2 days 3-4 days 5-10 days More than 10 days None
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 836 149 18.2 14.6-22.3 88 10.4 7.9-13.6 79 10.8 7.9-14.8 125 12.7 10.0-16.1 395 47.9 42.9-52.8
-Cumberland County 29 4 13.1 3.8-36.4 5 9.7 3.4-24.3 2 12.9 3.2-39.8 4 7.9 2.6-21.4 14 56.4 33.5-76.9
GENDER
Male 7 0 0.0 . - . 2 13.1 2.5-47.0 2 34.8 8.6-75.2 1 7.9 1.0-42.4 2 44.2 12.5-81.5
Female 22 4 20.8 6.1-51.7 3 7.6 2.1-24.1 0 0.0 . - . 3 7.9 2.2-24.5 12 63.6 36.0-84.5
RACE
White 18 2 7.1 1.4-29.0 3 7.2 2.0-23.4 1 10.8 1.5-49.0 2 4.9 1.0-20.2 10 70.0 41.2-88.6
Other 10 2 27.5 5.4-71.4 2 15.9 3.2-51.5 1 19.0 2.8-66.1 1 5.6 0.7-32.9 4 32.0 10.1-66.4
AGE
18-44 12 1 11.5 1.6-51.3 1 2.2 0.3-15.1 1 11.4 1.6-51.4 1 3.4 0.4-22.2 8 71.5 37.4-91.4
45+ 17 3 15.8 4.3-43.9 4 22.3 7.6-50.1 1 15.5 2.3-58.4 3 15.4 4.5-41.6 6 30.9 12.7-58.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 11 3 26.1 5.2-69.5 1 3.8 0.5-25.9 0 0.0 . - . 3 13.4 3.2-42.5 4 56.6 19.0-87.9
Some College + 18 1 5.5 0.7-31.1 4 13.1 4.2-34.2 2 20.5 5.3-54.1 1 4.6 0.6-27.3 10 56.3 29.9-79.5
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 19 2 3.8 0.8-15.6 5 15.3 5.1-37.9 1 11.4 1.6-50.7 3 7.9 2.1-24.9 8 61.6 32.7-84.2
$50,000+ 8 1 14.5 1.9-59.3 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 1 12.2 1.6-54.5 6 73.3 33.5-93.7

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*These data apply only to those with current asthma

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Northampton, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, Warren, and Washington.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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